Welcome!

News Feed Item

Randgold Resources Limited: Holding(s) in Company

JERSEY, CHANNEL ISLANDS -- (Marketwired) -- 10/19/16 -- Randgold Resources Limited (LSE: RRS) (NASDAQ: GOLD)

RANDGOLD RESOURCES LIMITED
Incorporated in Jersey, Channel Islands
Reg. No. 62686
LSE Trading Symbol: RRS
NASDAQ Trading Symbol: GOLD
("Randgold Resources" or the "Company")

Jersey, Channel Islands, 19 October 2016
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES(i)
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
1. Identity of the issuer or the
underlying issuer of existing shares to   Randgold Resources Limited
which voting rights are attached:(ii)
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
2. Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes):
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                             X
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
An acquisition or disposal of qualifying financial instruments which
may result in the acquisition of shares already issued to which         X
voting rights are attached
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic
effect to qualifying financial instruments                              X
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
An event changing the breakdown of voting rights
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Other (please
specify):
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
3. Full name of person(s) subject to the
notification obligation:(iii)                       BlackRock, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if
different from 3.):(iv)
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
5. Date of the transaction and date on
which the threshold is crossed or                  17 October, 2016
reached:(v)
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
6. Date on which issuer notified:                  18 October, 2016
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                              Total holding for BlackRock
                                          Investment Management (UK) Limited
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or     has gone above 10% Total holding
reached:(vi, vii)                          for BlackRock, Inc. remains above
                                                          15%
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
8. Notified details:
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
A: Voting rights attached to shares(viii, ix)
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Class/type   Situation previous  Resulting situation after the triggering
of           to the triggering   transaction
shares if    transaction
possible
using
the ISIN
CODE
             ---------------------------------------------------------------
             Number    Number    Number    Number of      % of voting
             of        of Voting of shares voting rights   rights(x)
             Shares    Rights
                                 -------------------------------------------
                                          Direct   Indirect
                                 Direct   (xi)     (xii)     Direct Indirect
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
GB00B01C3S32 8,368,526 8,368,526 N/A      N/A      8,436,688 N/A     9.00%
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
B: Qualifying Financial Instruments
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Type of financial     Expiration Exercise /        Number of voting  % of
instrument               date    Conversion        rights that may   voting
                        (xiii)   Period(xiv)       be acquired if    rights
                                                   the instrument
                                                   is exercised /
                                                   converted.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Securities Lending                                 3,565             0.00%
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
American Depository
Receipt                                            7,942,687         8.47%
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying
Financial Instruments(xv, xvi)
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Type of      Exercise  Expiratio Exercise/         Number of  % of voting
financial    price     n date    Conversion period voting       rights
instrument             (xvii)    (xviii)           rights      (xix, xx)
                                                   instrument
                                                   refers to
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
CFD                                                25,342   Nominal  Delta
                                                            ----------------
                                                            0.02%    0.02%
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Total (A+B+C)
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Number of voting rights                   Percentage of voting rights
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
16,408,282                                17.50%
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or
the financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable:(xxi)
----------------------------------------------------------------------------

                                      % of         % of
                                      voting      voting          Total
                                      rights if   rights          of both
                                      it equals   through         if it
                                      or is       financial       equals
Name                                  higher      instruments     or is
                                      than the    if it equals    higher
                                      notifiable  or is higher    than the
                                      threshold   than the        notifiable
                                                  notifiable      threshold
                                                  threshold
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Holdco 2, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock International Holdings, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------


BR Jersey International Holdings L.P.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Group Limited
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Investment Management (UK)   2.39%      7.65%             10.05%
Limited
----------------------------------------------------------------------------

----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Holdco 2, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock International Holdings, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BR Jersey International Holdings L.P.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Group Limited
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Investment Management (UK)
Limited
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Asset Management Deutschland AG
----------------------------------------------------------------------------

----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Holdco 2, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock International Holdings, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BR Jersey International Holdings L.P.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock (Singapore) Holdco Pte. Ltd.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Asia-Pac Holdco, LLC
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock HK Holdco Limited
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Cayco Limited
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Trident Holding Company Limited
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Japan Holdings GK
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------

----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Holdco 2, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Holdco 4, LLC
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Holdco 6, LLC
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Delaware Holdings Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Fund Advisors
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company,
National Association
----------------------------------------------------------------------------

----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Holdco 2, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock International Holdings, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BR Jersey International Holdings L.P.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Australia Holdco Pty. Ltd.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Investment Management
(Australia) Limited
----------------------------------------------------------------------------

----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Trident Merger, LLC
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Investment Management, LLC
----------------------------------------------------------------------------

----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Holdco 2, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Holdco 4, LLC
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Holdco 6, LLC
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Delaware Holdings Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Fund Advisors
----------------------------------------------------------------------------

----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Holdco 2, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------

----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Holdco 2, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock International Holdings, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BR Jersey International Holdings L.P.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock (Singapore) Holdco Pte. Ltd.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Asia-Pac Holdco, LLC
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock HK Holdco Limited
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Asset Management North Asia
Limited
----------------------------------------------------------------------------

----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Holdco 2, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock International Holdings, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BR Jersey International Holdings L.P.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Holdco 3, LLC
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Canada Holdings LP
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Canada Holdings ULC
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Asset Management Canada Limited
----------------------------------------------------------------------------

----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Holdco 2, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock International Holdings, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BR Jersey International Holdings L.P.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Group Limited
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock International Limited
----------------------------------------------------------------------------

----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Holdco 2, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock International Holdings, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BR Jersey International Holdings L.P.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock (Singapore) Holdco Pte. Ltd.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock (Singapore) Limited
----------------------------------------------------------------------------

----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Holdco 2, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock International Holdings, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BR Jersey International Holdings L.P.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Group Limited
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock (Netherlands) B.V.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------

----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Holdco 2, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Capital Holdings, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Advisors, LLC
----------------------------------------------------------------------------

----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Holdco 2, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock International Holdings, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BR Jersey International Holdings L.P.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Group Limited
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Advisors (UK) Limited
----------------------------------------------------------------------------

----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Proxy Voting:
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
10. Name of the proxy holder:
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease
to hold:
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold
voting rights:
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
13. Additional information:               BlackRock Regulatory Threshold
                                          Reporting Team
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
14. Contact name:                         Marc-Oliver Lesch
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
15. Contact telephone number:             020 7743 3650
----------------------------------------------------------------------------

RANDGOLD RESOURCES ENQUIRIES:
Chief Executive         Financial Director       Investor & Media Relations
Mark Bristow            Graham Shuttleworth      Kathy du Plessis
+44 788 071 1386        +44 1534 735 333         +44 20 7557 7738
+44 779 775 2288        +44 779 771 1338         Email: [email protected]

Contacts:
RNS
Customer
Services
0044-207797-4400
[email protected]
http://www.rns.com

More Stories By Marketwired .

Copyright © 2009 Marketwired. All rights reserved. All the news releases provided by Marketwired are copyrighted. Any forms of copying other than an individual user's personal reference without express written permission is prohibited. Further distribution of these materials is strictly forbidden, including but not limited to, posting, emailing, faxing, archiving in a public database, redistributing via a computer network or in a printed form.

Latest Stories
SYS-CON Events announced today that Keisoku Research Consultant Co. will exhibit at the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) Pavilion at SYS-CON's 21st International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Keisoku Research Consultant, Co. offers research and consulting in a wide range of civil engineering-related fields from information construction to preservation of cultural properties. For more information, vi...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Interface Corporation will exhibit at the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) Pavilion at SYS-CON's 21st International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Interface Corporation is a company developing, manufacturing and marketing high quality and wide variety of industrial computers and interface modules such as PCIs and PCI express. For more information, visit http://www.i...
SYS-CON Events announced today that MIRAI Inc. will exhibit at the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) Pavilion at SYS-CON's 21st International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. MIRAI Inc. are IT consultants from the public sector whose mission is to solve social issues by technology and innovation and to create a meaningful future for people.
SYS-CON Events announced today that Fusic will exhibit at the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) Pavilion at SYS-CON's 21st International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Fusic Co. provides mocks as virtual IoT devices. You can customize mocks, and get any amount of data at any time in your test. For more information, visit https://fusic.co.jp/english/.
As businesses evolve, they need technology that is simple to help them succeed today and flexible enough to help them build for tomorrow. Chrome is fit for the workplace of the future — providing a secure, consistent user experience across a range of devices that can be used anywhere. In her session at 21st Cloud Expo, Vidya Nagarajan, a Senior Product Manager at Google, will take a look at various options as to how ChromeOS can be leveraged to interact with people on the devices, and formats ...
Smart cities have the potential to change our lives at so many levels for citizens: less pollution, reduced parking obstacles, better health, education and more energy savings. Real-time data streaming and the Internet of Things (IoT) possess the power to turn this vision into a reality. However, most organizations today are building their data infrastructure to focus solely on addressing immediate business needs vs. a platform capable of quickly adapting emerging technologies to address future ...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Taica will exhibit at the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) Pavilion at SYS-CON's 21st International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Taica manufacturers Alpha-GEL brand silicone components and materials, which maintain outstanding performance over a wide temperature range -40C to +200C. For more information, visit http://www.taica.co.jp/english/.
Join IBM November 1 at 21st Cloud Expo at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, and learn how IBM Watson can bring cognitive services and AI to intelligent, unmanned systems. Cognitive analysis impacts today’s systems with unparalleled ability that were previously available only to manned, back-end operations. Thanks to cloud processing, IBM Watson can bring cognitive services and AI to intelligent, unmanned systems. Imagine a robot vacuum that becomes your personal assistant th...
In his session at @ThingsExpo, Greg Gorman is the Director, IoT Developer Ecosystem, Watson IoT, will provide a short tutorial on Node-RED, a Node.js-based programming tool for wiring together hardware devices, APIs and online services in new and interesting ways. It provides a browser-based editor that makes it easy to wire together flows using a wide range of nodes in the palette that can be deployed to its runtime in a single-click. There is a large library of contributed nodes that help so...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Daiya Industry will exhibit at the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) Pavilion at SYS-CON's 21st International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Daiya Industry specializes in orthotic support systems and assistive devices with pneumatic artificial muscles in order to contribute to an extended healthy life expectancy. For more information, please visit https://www.daiyak...
Many companies start their journey to the cloud in the DevOps environment, where software engineers want self-service access to the custom tools and frameworks they need. Machine learning technology can help IT departments keep up with these demands. In his session at 21st Cloud Expo, Ajay Gulati, Co-Founder, CTO and Board Member at ZeroStack, will discuss the use of machine learning for automating provisioning of DevOps resources, taking the burden off IT teams.
What is the best strategy for selecting the right offshore company for your business? In his session at 21st Cloud Expo, Alan Winters, U.S. Head of Business Development at MobiDev, will discuss the things to look for - positive and negative - in evaluating your options. He will also discuss how to maximize productivity with your offshore developers. Before you start your search, clearly understand your business needs and how that impacts software choices.
SYS-CON Events announced today that Cedexis will exhibit at SYS-CON's 21st International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Cedexis is the leader in data-driven enterprise global traffic management. Whether optimizing traffic through datacenters, clouds, CDNs, or any combination, Cedexis solutions drive quality and cost-effectiveness.
Most of the time there is a lot of work involved to move to the cloud, and most of that isn't really related to AWS or Azure or Google Cloud. Before we talk about public cloud vendors and DevOps tools, there are usually several technical and non-technical challenges that are connected to it and that every company needs to solve to move to the cloud. In his session at 21st Cloud Expo, Stefano Bellasio, CEO and founder of Cloud Academy Inc., will discuss what the tools, disciplines, and cultural...
Is advanced scheduling in Kubernetes achievable? Yes, however, how do you properly accommodate every real-life scenario that a Kubernetes user might encounter? How do you leverage advanced scheduling techniques to shape and describe each scenario in easy-to-use rules and configurations? In his session at @DevOpsSummit at 21st Cloud Expo, Oleg Chunikhin, CTO at Kublr, will answer these questions and demonstrate techniques for implementing advanced scheduling. For example, using spot instances ...